Pastor Todd's Most Recent Sermons

"Get In the Boat", Mark 4:35-41, June 20, 2021

"Kingdom Parables", Mark 4:26-34, June 13, 2021

"The Only Unforgivable Sin", Mark 3:20-35, June 6, 2021

"Born of Water and Spirit", John 3:1-17, May 30, 2021

"The Holy Spirit: Proving the World Wrong", John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15, Pentecost! May 23, 2021

"Prayer for Unity: Prayer for Protection", John 17:6-19, May 16, 2021

"Chosen Friend", John 15:9-17, May 9, 2021

"I Am the True Vine", John 15:1-8, May 2, 2021

"The Good Shepherd", John 10:11-18, April 25, 2021

"Simply Be Peace", Luke 24:36b-48, April 18, 2021

"Recognition", John 20:19-31, April 11, 2021

"From Sorrow to Joy!", John 20:1-18, EASTER! April 4, 2021

"Five Good Friday Meditations", John 18:1-19:42, April 2, 2021

"Love One Another", John 13:1-17, 31b-35, Maundy Thursday, April 1, 2021

"For This Reason I Have Come", John 12:20-33, March 21, 2021

"The End of Condemnation", John 3:14-21 and Numbers 21:4-9, March 14, 2021

"Where God Abides", John 2:13-22, March 7, 2021

"Caesarea Philippi", Mark 8:27-38, February 28, 2021

"With Wild Beasts", Mark 1:9-15, February 21, 2021

"Approaching Inevitable Change", Mark 9:2-9, Transfiguration of the Lord, February 14, 2021

"Living Like Jesus", Mark 1:29-39, February 7, 2021

"Rescued from Impossible Bondage", Mark 1:21-28, January 31, 2021

"The Price of Discipleship", Mark 1:14-20, January 24, 2021

"Come and See", John 1:43-51, January 17, 2021

"Stand Up, Step Up", The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr keynote address, January 14, 2021

"The Word", John 1:1-18, January 3, 2021

"Seeing Salvation", Luke 2:21-40, December 27, 2020

"Draw Deep the Breath of Christmas", Luke 1:5-2:20, December 24, 2020

"That All Might Believe", Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 and John 1:6-8, 19-28, December 13, 2020

"Out of Wilderness: God is Further Revealed", Isaiah 40:1-11 and Mark 1:1-8, December 6, 2020

"Potter and Clay", Isaiah 64:1-9 and Mark 13:24-37, November 29, 2020

"Faith v Works", Matthew 25:31-46, November 22, 2020

"Joy or Weeping?", Matthew 25:14-30,  November 15, 2020

"Staying Awake", Matthew 25:1-13, November 8, 2020

"Blessed are the Saints", Matthew 5:1-12 and Revelation 7:9-17, November 1, 2020

"Hear O Israel", Matthew 22:34-46, October 25, 2020

"Conflicting Loyalties", Matthew 22:15-22, October 18, 2020

"Many Called, Few Chosen", Matthew 22:1-14, October 11, 2020

"Producing Fruits of the Kingdom", Matthew 21:33-46, October 4, 2020

"High Stakes Showdown", Matthew 21:23-32, September 27, 2020

"What's in a Name?", Matthew 20:1-16, September 20, 2020

"Over the Top!", Matthew 18:21-35, September 13, 2020

"More Than Mere Recipe", Matthew 18:15-20, September 6, 2020

"Our Values", Romans 12:9-21, August 30, 2020

"#ChurchStrong", Matthew 16: 13-20, August 23, 2020

"Words Matter", Matthew 15:10-20, 21-28, August 16, 2020

"Peter and the Sea", Matthew 14:22-33, August 9, 2020

"Five Loaves | Two Fish", Matthew 14:13-21, August 2, 2020

"Parables of the Kingdom", Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52, July 26, 2020

"God's Prerogative", Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43, July 19, 2020

"The Illusion of Independence", Matthew 10:40-42, June 28, 2020

"Do Not Fear", Matthew 10:24-39, June 21, 2020

"The Harvest is Plentiful - Volunteers are Few", Matthew 9:35-10:23, June 14, 2020

"C, E, and G" Trinity Sunday, June 7, 2020

"Moving Forward" Pentecost! May 31, 2020

"Honor, Proclaim, Pronounce, and Roll On the Power!", Luke 24:44-53, May 24, 2020

"Love and Responsibility", John 14:15-21, May 17, 2020

"Whatever You Ask", John 14:1-14, May 10, 2020

"Life Abundant", John 10:1-10, May 3, 2020

"Blind Spots", Luke 24:13-35, April 26, 2020

"Finding Peace in the Storm", John 20:19-31, April 19, 2020

"I Have Seen the Lord!", John 20:1-18, Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020

Good Friday Reflection, John 18-19, April 10, 2020

Maundy Thursday Homily, John 13:1-17, 1 Corinthians 11:23-26, John 13:31-35, April 9, 2020

6 Lenten Reflections on Holy Communion, in the Middle of Pandemic

"Hosanna!" Zechariah 9:9-10, Matthew 21:1-11, 26:1-5, Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020

"God's Been Here Before" Ezekiel 37:1-14 and John 11:1-45, March 29, 2020

"Ten Simple Things" John 9:1-41, March 22, 2020

"A Woman's Witness" John 4:4-42, March 15, 2020

"Nicodemus" John 3:1-17, March 8, 2020

"Who Provides?" Matthew 4:1-11, March 1, 2020

"A Transcendent Breakthrough" Matthew 17:1-9, February 23, 2020

"Consider the Stakes Raised" Matthew 5:21-37, February 16, 2020

"Salt and Light" Isaiah 58:3-9a and Matthew 5:13-20, February 9, 2020

"Blessed" Matthew 5:1-12, February 2, 2020

"Come and See" John 1:29-42, January 19, 2020

"Renewal" Isaiah 42:1-9 and Matthew 3:13-17, Baptism of the Lord, January 12, 2020

"When Time Stands Still" John 1:1-18, January 5, 2020

Christmas Eve Homily Matthew 1:18-25 and Luke 2:1-20

"What Did You Expect?" Matthew 11:2-11, December 15, 2019

"Preparing a Way" Romans 15:4-13 and Matthew 3:1-12, December 8, 2019

"History, Mystery, Majesty" Matthew 24:36-44, December 1, 2019

"This is My King!" Luke 23:33-43, November 24, 2019

"An Opportunity to Testify" Luke 21:5-19, November 17, 2019

"God of the Living" Luke 20:27-40, November 10, 2019

"Great is Your Reward" Luke 6:20-31, November 3, 2019

"The Upside Down World of Jesus" Luke 18:9-14, October 27, 2019

"Lessons from People Who Wear You Out" Luke 18:1-8, October 20, 2019

"Unlikely Gratitude" Luke 17:11-19, October 13, 2019

"The Size of a Mustard Seed" Luke 17:5-10, October 6, 2019

"Lazarus and the Rich Man" Luke 16:19-31, September 29, 2019

"Jesus and Two Rascals" Luke 16:1-13, September 22, 2019

"Sheer Joy!" Luke 15:1-10, September 15, 2019

"Counting the Costs" Luke 14:25-33, September 8, 2019

"An Invitation to the Table" Luke 14:1, 7-14, September 1, 2019

"Set Free" Luke 13:10-17, August 25, 2019

"Bringing Division? Oh, My!" Luke 12:49-56, August 18, 2019

"Our Father's Good Pleasure" Luke 12:32-40, August 11, 2019

"Foolish Abundance" Luke 12:13-21, August 4, 2019

"Praying with Persistence" Luke 11:1-13, July 28, 2019

"Only One Thing" Luke 10:38-42, July 21, 2019

"Love God, Love Neighbor" Luke 10:25-37, July 14, 2019

"The Harvest is Plentiful, but the Laborers are Few" Luke 10:1-11, 16-20, July 7, 2019